Despite House Loss, Trump Still Sees Midterms Success
Trump spent election night watching returns with family and friends at the White House, his shadow looming large over the results.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Resigned to the loss of one-party control over Washington in Tuesday’s elections, President Donald Trump stared down the prospect of endless House investigations, stymied policy efforts and fresh questions about the resilience of his unorthodox political coalition. He celebrated GOP success hanging on to the Senate and distanced himself from any blame. Trump stayed quiet for much of election night as Republicans maintained their hold on the Senate and Democrats captured control…